was born on December 10, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois. He was raised on south side of Chicago by his mother, Jean Michael Clarke.
He was encouraged by his mother to pursue acting career, having secured good contact to some actors like, and , he got himself an agent and made his acting debut, then after he made his big-screen debut in a comedy film Friday, several TV appearances started rolling as well, and then came ''The Green Mile'' which earned him an Oscar nomination.
On July 13, 2012, Duncan suffered a heart attack which he didn't recovered from, and then came the news of his death on Monday Morning at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Michael Clarke Duncan was only 54 years old. He will be remembered for his good works like Daredevil, Armageddon, The Scorpion King, and The Finder among the rest.
May his body and soul find perfect rest for ever and ever.